A Texas Cattle Rancher Who “ Became a Believer”
“ We’re just ‘ wildlifing’ it all over the place, and we’re
happy to do it,” Bob Long said. Long is enhancing
habitat on his 550- acre property to benefit the Houston
Bird banding; Birds; Connecting people with nature; Employees (USFWS); Marine birds; Shorebirds; Surveying;
NCTC Deputy Director Jim Willis, handles a young brown pelican while participating in a bird banding/survey event conducted on New Dump Island - a manmade island located in Core Sound just off the town of Atlantic N.C.
Fish and Wildlife Service worker holding two endangered red wolf pups at St Vincent National Wildlife Refuge in Florida where early captive breeding program was conducted. Vertical.
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Endangered species; History; Mammals; Research; Wildlife management; Employees (USFWS); Work of the Service;
Black and white image of refuge manager Paul Adams looks through microscope; He conducted endangered species sea otter research during the winter of 1950-1951 at a laboratory at Crown Reefer Camp on Amchitka Island in the Aleutian Islands, Alaska...
The bog turtle is the smallest turtle in North America. The species is protected under the Endangered Species Act and faces great threats from both poaching and habitat degradation as the wetlands where they live have disappeared dramatically over...
Prescribed burning; Fires; Roads; Buildings, facilities and structures; Equipment
Prescribed fires conducted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on National Wildlife Refuge lands that are located near communities lessen the chance wildfires will cause major damage to private property and structures.
A 292-acre Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) prescribed burn is conducted on Balcones National Wildlife Refuge in Texas in February 2004 to remove accumulated juniper cuttings from a previous mechanical thinning project.